(1782) Schneller

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1931 TL1. Discovered 1931 Oct. 6 by K. Reinmuth at Heidelberg.

Named in memory of Heribert Schneller (1901–1967), a prolific observer of variable stars, who worked at Berlin-Babelsberg Observatory, and later at the Astrophysical Observatory in Potsdam. He published many catalogues and collections of references on variable stars. (M 4156)

Schneller is also honored by a lunar crater.

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